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First aid kits

Trusted information on first aid kits including a checklist, maintaining the kit, how to use the items in the kit, workplace kits, and first aid courses.

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First aid basics

First aid covers the steps taken to help an injured or sick person in the first minutes after the event. Learn about the DRSABCD action plan and where to learn first aid.

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Sea creature bites and stings

Not sure if a bite or sting from a sea creature is dangerous? Here’s information about first aid treatments for jellyfish stings, sea snake bites and more.

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CPR

Trusted information on CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) including what it is, how to do it, when to do it, and information on training

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Burn and scald treatments

Trusted information about burn and scald treatments, including self care advice, things to avoid and when to seek medical attention

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Limb injury treatments

Trusted information about limb injury self care and treatment options, including when to seek medical attention

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Winter health hazards at home

Simple tips to keep you safe at home this winter, including keeping warm and safe during colder months of the year.

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Burn and scald symptoms

Trusted information about burn and scald symptoms

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Insect bites and stings

Most insect bites will clear up in a day or two, although some people can have severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis). Learn more about insect bites and how to handle allergic reactions.

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Burns and scalds

Trusted information about burns and scalds what it is, causes, symptoms, treatments and self care.

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How to perform CPR

Trusted information on how to perform CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) including the different types, and links to trusted resources

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